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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed W 14 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 23 Feb 10:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Bluff AK

Winter Weather Advisory until February 23, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 23, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow, mainly before 3pm.  Areas of freezing fog before 3pm. High near 22. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 9 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.

    Chance Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 1 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow, mainly before 3pm. Areas of freezing fog before 3pm. High near 22. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 16.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -7.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Bluff AK
 64.79°N 147.18°W (Elev. 492 ft)
3:14 am AKST Feb 23, 2018
11am AKST Feb 23, 2018-6pm AKST Mar 1, 2018
 
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